Thorangtlang Wildlife Sanctuary

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    Location: Lunglei, Mizoram

    Estimated Visiting Time: 2 to 3 hours

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    Situated under the district of Lunglei, under the state of Mizoram, in India the Thorangtlang Wildlife Sanctuary is one of the most attractive tourist destinations in the city. Surrounded by natural beauty, the sanctuary attracts a lot of tourists every year. This amazing wildlife sanctuary is located at a distance of 240 from Aizawl, the state’s capital city. This sanctuary is spread over about 50 sq km of area. The evergreen forest of this wildlife sanctuary creates the perfect passage for the wild elephants that come from the neighboring country Bangladesh. The lush green surrounding this wildlife sanctuary makes this place so colorful and vibrant, which looks mesmerizing. Here you will find different kinds of wild animals including- leopards, elephants, wild dogs, gaur or Indian bison, sambar, sloth bear, barking deer, hoolock, gibbon, leaf monkeys, and many more. You will also find several colorful birds here.


    Thorangtlang Wildlife Sanctuary

    The Thorangtlang Wildlife Sanctuary is a Naturally beautiful place. The lush green scenario, the calming and relaxing atmosphere, the cool breeze, chirping of birds.

    Makes this place so attractive to tourists. Moreover, so many different types of wild animals attract tourists a lot. This place is an excellent place for bird watchers as it is home to. Different kinds of colorful birds and also migratory birds. You will feel relaxed after visiting this place. The environment of this place is peaceful and close to nature.


    There is no history of the sanctuary.

    Inside/Outside Views

    Thorangtlang Wildlife Sanctuary

    This wildlife sanctuary is the perfect destination for many wildlife animals. It covers an area of 50 sq km. Surrounded by evergreen forests this wildlife sanctuary is home to many animals and birds. Major wildlife animals which are found here are-, leopard, elephant, gaur (Indian bison), wild dog, sambar, barking deer, sloth bear, hoolock gibbon, leaf monkey, common langur, rhesus macaque, giant squirrel, porcupine, slow loris, jungle cat, wild boar and varieties of birds species in the area. Bird-watching here can be an unfortunate experience.

    Opening Hours

    24 hours a day.

    Entry & Others Fees

    Visitors need to pay a little amount to visit this place.

    How to Reach

    By Air: Thorangtlang Wildlife Sanctuary can be easily reached by air. The nearest airport to this sanctuary is Lengpui airport of Aizawl which is situated at a distance of 315 km from this place. From the airport, you can take any local transport to reach this place.

    By rail: The nearest railway station to Thorangtlang Wildlife Sanctuary is located in Silchar in the state of Assam and the distance from Silchar railway station to Aizawl is approximately 185 kilometers. From there you need to hire any local transport to reach your destination.

    By road: Mizoram is well connected with the other states of the country. You can easily go there by bus. One can find several buses on this route. Which would be a long, enjoyable journey.

    Tips for Travellers

    • Wear comfortable clothes and shoes.
    • Carry your essentials in a small bag.
    • Bring a water bottle with you.


    Que-01: Is this place safe to visit?

    Ans: Yes, it is an absolutely safe place for tourists.

    Que-02: Is photography allowed in this place?

    Ans: Photography is allowed here. It is a heavenly place for wildlife photographers.

    Que-03: When is the best time to visit Thorangtlang Wildlife Sanctuary?

    Ans: October to March is considered to be the perfect time for visiting this place. Because during this time the weather remains pleasant. But you can go there anytime.

    Que-04: Places to visit near Thorangtlang Wildlife Sanctuary?

    • Saikuti hall
    • Lunglei bridge
    • The Nghasih stream
    • Saza Wildlife Sanctuary


    We wish you all the best for your journey. Happy Travel!!!

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